Aztecs vs Colonels Final: 47-0 - Recap
Ryan Lindley threw for 303 yards to lead the Aztecs over Nicholls State 47-0 on Saturday in Week 1 action at Qualcomm Stadium.
San Diego State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 32-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 60.5.
Walter Kazee rushed for 74 yards, while Ronnie Hillman added 65 yards in the win. DeMarco Sampson and Dominique Sandifer added 179 and 40 receiving yards respectively.
LaQuintin Caston rushed for 49 yards for Nicholls State, while Jesse Turner added 45 yards. LaQuintin Caston threw for 83 yards for the Colonels, while receivers Jesse Turner and Kenyad Blair had 28 and 20 yards respectively.
San Diego State outgained Nicholls State 531-171 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-12 by the Aztecs.
The time of possession battle favored Nicholls State as their offense was on the field for 32:55, longer than the 27:05 of their opponents.
San Diego State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against New Mexico State. Nicholls State will aim to get on the winning track at Western Michigan.